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Saint Alphege Bishop

Reposed 951 Remembered March 12

This saint was a monk who was made bishop in 934/5 and became a supporter of monastic reform. He died in 951 and was buried at the Old Minster in Winchester. He was revered as a saint.

N.B. Not to be confused with Saint Alphege, Archbishop of Canterbury. who was martyred in 1022.

["Saint", "Wessex", "Cent10", "Wx0035", "Ascetic", "Bishop"]